Policing in South Africa 2010 and Beyond

"Dr Cilliers officially opened the workshop and began his presentation by noting the many exciting developments in policing in the recent past, starting with the appointment of the Honourable Minister Nathi Mthethwa and the National Commissioner of Police, General Bheki Cele. He reflected that their appointments had contributed to a new dynamic in the police service. In particular he noted that the minister had referred to developing constructive partnerships in policing and dealing with crime." Some of the issues discussed was under the following headings: The use of deadly force by the police. Understanding the dynamics of police discipline and rank. Tackling Police Corruption in South Africa. Community policing and policing partnerships in South Africa. From a service to a force. Is the SAPS militarising?